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Music (Level 6)

Edinburgh College

Venues

Milton Road Campus, Sighthill Campus

Content

A one-year, full-time preparation course for Higher Education study in music. It is designed to give students an opportunity to strengthen their experience in several important areas before embarking on a Higher Education course. These include ensemble playing and singing, solo instrumental/vocal technique, academic work and music theory. A solid background in these areas gives students the best chance of success in degree-level study.

Content:
Instrument/vocal skills; Group music making; Music software; Composition and song writing skills; Set works; Researching and writing about music; An introduction to the music industry; Music theory (including optional external exams).

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 5 including English and Music, or Music (Level 5). Basic knowledge of music theory. Grade 4 instrument/voice. Interview and audition.

Progression Routes

HND or degree level study at Edinburgh College or elsewhere

Start Date

August

Qualification

NC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Music and Sound Production

SCQF Level

6

Career Area

Performing Arts